Jazz @ Green Note presents… Leo Richardson Quartet + Copus-Costley Quartet
LEO RICHARDSON QUARTET
Playing music from their new album ‘The Chase’
Leo Richardson is widely recognised as one of London’s leading jazz tenor saxophonists, best known for his honest, straight-ahead, contemporary hard-bop style. Since 2015 when he was nominated for the London Music Award for Rising Star he has been making a name for himself on the London Jazz scene. Richardson has become an in demand side man collaborating with many well known musicians at acclaimed venues such as Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, The Royal Albert Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Cadogan Hall, The Vortex Jazz Club and Glastonbury Music Festival. He regularly hosts the Late Late Show at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club with his own quartet.
A mix of Jazz standards and original music, presented by James Copus (trumpet) and Nick Costly-White (guitar).
James Copus is an award winning trumpet player who has played and recorded with Clark Tracy, Tim Garland, Stan Sultzman, Gareth Lockrane, Laurence Cottle and many more.
As well as leading his own quartet, Nick Costly-White has appeared on eight studio albums and will be releasing his debut album as leader in 2018. Nick has performed on Radio 3’s In Tune and Radio London.